Common Misconceptions

Birth, Death & Marriage Certificates

All vital records are kept on the town or municipal level as well as with the State of NJ Office of Vital Statistics. Historical vital records can be accessed through NJ State Archives.

Aerial Shots

Aerial shots are not kept by the County Clerk's Office.


Land Surveys of property are not recorded within the County Clerk's Office.

Tax Maps, Tax Assessments

Tax maps and assessments are located in each municipality as well as the County Tax Board and County Office of Assessment.

Court Records

The State of New Jersey governs the court system. Please contact the courts at (856) 878-5050.